5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Inner ear
- posterior pituitary
- Coronary heart disease
- Young-Helmholtz trichromatic (Three Color) theory
- a This part of the pituitary does not produce hormones, but stores and releases oxytocin and ADH.
- b A machine commonly used in attempts to detect lies by measuring several of the physiological responses accompanying emotion (such as perspiration and cardiovascualr and breathing changes).
- c The innermost part of the ear, containing the cochlea, semicircular canals, and vestibular sacs.
- d The theory that the retina contains 3 different color receptors - one most sensitive to red, one most sensitive to green, one to blue - which, when stimulated in combination, can produce the perception of any color.
- e The clogging of the vessels that nourish the heart muscle; the leading cause of death in North America.
5 Multiple choice questions
- A coiled, bony, fluid-filled tube in the inner ear through which sound waves trigger nerve impusles.
- controls voluntary movements of skeletal muscles
- A an area in the temporal lobe of the brain that is reponsible for hearing.
- a clear memory of an emotionally significant moment or event
- controls language reception - interprets auditory code, usually in the left temporal lobe
5 True/False questions
priming → the activation, often unconsciously, of particular associations in memory
Pitch → A tone's experienced highness or lowness; depends on frequency.
automatic processing → Analysis that begins with the sensory receptors and works up to the brain's integration of sensory information
Cones → Retinal receptor cells that are cconcentratednear the center of the retina and that function in daylight or in well-lit conditions. The cones detect fine detail and give rise to color sensations.
medulla → lower or hindmost part of the brain